The shady Parque Central is a pleasant place to relax beneath the mango trees, or people-watch in the evenings.
Parque Juan Santamaría
Two blocks south of Parque Central, this plaza features a statue of the hero in action, flanked by cannons. Across the way, the Parque...
To the east of Parque Central is the 19th-century cathedral, which suffered severe damage in the 1991 earthquake. The hemispherical...
Cugini Bar & Restaurant
Stop by Cugini Bar & Restaurant you can catch a soccer game over a brew or two.
Lonely Planet review
Grilled fish and chicken dishes are the specialty at this casual balcony restaurant overlooking the street. Save room for the flan de coco (coconut flan) or, better yet, a belt of Flor de Caña rum.